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Skeletonema polychaeta Strelnikova 1971

Publication details
Skeletonema polychaeta Strelnikova 1971: 42, pl. 1: figs. 3-5 (as 'Sceletonema' )

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Skeletonema is Skeletonema costatum (Greville) Cleve.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trochosira polychaeta (Strel'nikova) P.A.Sims

Type information
Type locality: eastern slope of the Pripolyarnogo Urala, r. Severnaya Sos'va, pos. Ust'-Man'ya; Upper Cretaceous (Campanian) (Index Nominum Algarum).

Described as a fossil.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Sims, P.A. (1988). The fossil genus Trochosira, its morphoogy, taxonomy and systematics. Diatom Research 3(2): 245-257.

Created: 24 August 2015 by G.M. Guiry

Verified by: 23 March 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.

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